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Image for Australia's Prime Ministers: Australian Knowledge (#7)

Australia's Prime Ministers: Australian Knowledge (#7)

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Knowledge: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUHIS10

ISBN: 0864350066

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 98g, 16pgs. This is issue #7 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's Prime Ministers and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Knowledge: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUHIS11

ISBN: 0864350082

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 100g, 16pgs. This is issue #9 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's involvement in World War II and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Flying the Kite: Travels of an Australian Politician

By: Button, John

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Random House Australia: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAAUS48

ISBN: 0091828724

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 214gms, 241 pages. Based on John Button's experiences as a travelling Australian politician in countries ranging from the USA to India, from Ireland to Scandinavia, and from China to Vietnam, he writes on topics as varied as the fundamental changes in the Australian economy in the 1980s and our ability to operate in the global marketplace. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, ... View more info

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Menzies & Churchill at War: A Revealing Account of the 1941 Struggle for Power

By: Day, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: East Roseville, Australia, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: POL11

ISBN: 0731810589

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 354gms, 271pgs. Against the backdrop of the Second World War, two charismatic leaders competed in a bitter struggle for power that would change the history of the world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hawke Memoirs, The

By: Hawke, Bob

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Australia, William Heinemann: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS243

ISBN: 0855615028

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and coloured dust jacket, first edition, 1155gms, 618pgs, white endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Century of Australian Prime Ministers

By: Holliman, Joanne

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Beacon Hill, NSW, Australia, Murray David Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS491

ISBN: 1876411309

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 320gms, 61 pages. This book presents an essay on 21 of the Prime Ministers of Australia, giving a rare insight into the people themselves but also the history of Australia. Includes pictures to cut-out for school projects. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a very tiny pen mark on the inside front page. Some of the cut-out pictures at the rear of the book have been cut-out and removed, otherwise no other pre-lov... View more info

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Making of Julia Gillard, The

By: Kent, Jacqueline

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Group (Australia): 2009

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOAUS511

ISBN: 0670073199

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 476gms, 325 pages. This book tells Gillard's remarkable story, including her Adelaide childhood, her time as a fiery student activist, her battles to get into Parliament and her relationships with important men in her political life: Simon Crean, Kim Beazley, Mark Latham and Kevin Rudd. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Speaking for Myself Again: Four Years with Labor and Beyond

By: Kernot, Cheryl

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS278

ISBN: 0732275385

Condition: Good


Soft cover, first edition, 492g, 276pgs. Cheryl Kernot steps out from the party shadows and the media spotlight to tell what happened during her four years in the Australian Labor Party. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Left Communism: The Infantile Sickness of Leftism in Communism

By: Lenin, N

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, The Communist Party of Australia: 1921

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 000260

Condition: Fair


Small pamphlet style softcover, first Australian edition, 96 pages, weighs 64 gms. This is a reprint of the authentic English translation originally published in Moscow, and published in the first Australian edition by The Communist Party of Australia in May 1921. This is a fair copy with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. There are a number of small pencil marks throughout the text and blank pages. The exter... View more info

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It's a Mann's World

By: Mann, Collette; Page, Annie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Willoughby, Australia, Weldon Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SEL60

ISBN: 186302116

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Edition, 200gms, 140 pages. Sparing no effort or embarrassment, Collette Mann and her best friend Annie Page have uncovered the deepest truths about such vital nineties' issues as shopping, sex and soap Operas; relatives, relationships, recycling and renovating; Parties, Pregnancy and politics; and much, much more. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Pur... View more info

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Antony and Cleopatra

By: McCullough, Colleen

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday Book Clubs: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISFIC181

ISBN: 174180051X

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first thus, 740gms, 631 pages. The epic story of two of the world's most famous lovers - and the forces of politics, intrigue and ambition that shaped them - told as only Colleen McCullough can. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Antony and Cleopatra

By: McCullough, Colleen

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Australia, Doubleday Book Clubs: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: AUSFIC399

ISBN: 174180051X

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first thus, 740gms, 631 pages. The epic story of two of the world's most famous lovers - and the forces of politics, intrigue and ambition that shaped them - told as only Colleen McCullough can. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Reflecting Labor: Images of Myth and Origin Over 100 Years

By: McDonald, Roger

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canberra, ACT, National Library of Australia: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: POLAUS25

ISBN: 0642105375

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 210g, 49pgs. This book presents a dynamic picture of the essence of Labor over 100 years. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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That'd Be Right: A Fairly True History of Modern Australia

By: McInnes, William

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Hachette Australia: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISAUS312

ISBN: 0733622534

Condition: Good


Softcovers, reprint, 438gms, 310 pages. With humour and insight, McInnes casts his eye over the landmark moments in Australian sport and politics - and discovers that it can often be hard to distinguish the two. Book is in good condition with mild general age-related wear and tear and some light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Whispering Gallery, The

By: Myers, Hal

Price: $12.00

Publisher: East Roseville, NSW, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS227

ISBN: 0864179855

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 328g, 205pgs. This is journalist, Hal Myer's, frank account of a moving and personal story that also reflects on post-World War II recovery in Europe and Australian politics. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Change We Can Believe In: Barack Obama's Plan to Renew America's Promise

By: Obama, Barack (Foreword)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2008

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: POLUSA8

ISBN: 1921520442

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first Australian edition, 214g, 281pgs. This book highlights bold and specific ideas about how Barack Obama plans to fix the ailing American economy and strengthen its middle class, make health care affordable for all, achieve energy independence, and keep America safe in a dangerous world. Includes 8 key speeches from the 2008 campaign. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Change We Can Believe In: Barack Obama's Plan to Renew America's Promise

By: Obama, Barack (Foreword)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, The Text Publishing Company: 2008

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: POLUSA13

ISBN: 1921520442

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first Australian edition, 214g, 281pgs. This book highlights bold and specific ideas about how Barack Obama plans to fix the ailing American economy and strengthen its middle class, make health care affordable for all, achieve energy independence, and keep America safe in a dangerous world. Includes 8 key speeches from the 2008 campaign. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-l... View more info

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Pauline Hanson Story, The (by the Man Who Knows)

By: Pasquarelli, John

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Frenchs Forest, Australia, New Holland Publishers: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: POLAUS41

ISBN: 186436341X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 600gms, 334 pages. This is the story of how Pauline Hanson got into Federal politics, how she developed her middle-class Australian appeal, and the woman and her politics focusing on the issues of immigration and Aboriginal Australia. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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East and West

By: Patten, Chris

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Macmillan Publishers Ltd: 1998

Edition: First Australian Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HISASI46

ISBN: 0333747879

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 710gms, 340pgs, illustrated endpapers, signed by author on title page. This book tells the experiences of Chris Patten, the last governor of Hong Kong, before British rule came to an end. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Ophelia Speaks: Adolescent Girls Write About Their Search for Self

By: Shandler, Sara

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milsons Point, Australia, Doubleday: 2000

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: SEL270

ISBN: 1864710497

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first Australian edition, 326g, 285pgs. This is a poignant collection of original pieces written from the hearts of girls of various races, religions and socio-economic backgrounds. Ranging in age from 12 to 18, their voices offer a provocative and piercingly real view on issues public and private, from body image to boys, politics to parents, school to sex. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout... View more info